Who We Are



Phone: 212-233-0044 x5142

E-mail: alfred@hedayacapital.com

Alfred is creative and analytical, and as the co-founder of Hedaya Capital, understands that every deal is unique and requires a custom business financing solution. In addition to staying abreast of the different areas of Hedaya Capital’s operations, Alfred is known for closing and underwriting non-traditional transactions with a proven track record of achieving sustained growth with working capital loans. His background in merchandising and sales in the fashion industry help him identify with our clients and understand their strengths and opportunities. Alfred is always quick at finding ways to propel growing businesses with trade finance tools, including letters of credit, factoring, and inventory financing.

Education: B.S. from the New York University Stern School of Business.

Interests: Cycling, camping, hiking, and autocross

Ezra Hedaya

Ezra Hedaya Vice President, Head of Business Development

Phone: 212-233-0044 x5145

E-mail: ezra@hedayacapital.com

Ezra is an expert at maintaining relationships with our clients, always staying in touch and ensuring that clients are serviced to their top satisfaction. He has extensive experience in negotiating and structuring new factoring transactions in a broad range of industries including apparel, shoes, accessories, textiles, electronics, and consumer products. Ezra is known for closing business loan transactions in a quick and efficient manner, and also for being a perfectionist when it comes to customer service. Ezra is active in the financial services industry, and currently serves on the board of 475 Esquire Toppers Credit Club.

Education: B.S. from the New York University Stern School of Business.

Interests: Spending time with his wife & children, traveling, skiing, hiking, reading, and mountain biking

Jack Hedaya

Jack Hedaya Vice President, Head of Operations

Phone: 212-233-0044 x5143

E-mail: jack@hedayacapital.com

Jack, as the co-founder of Hedaya Capital, always sees the bigger picture and is proficient at helping clients achieve growth objectives through our working capital loan solutions while managing portfolio risk. Prior to Hedaya Capital, Jack managed production for over 40 million dollars in sales for a national accessories company, for which he dramatically increased corporate efficiencies through consolidation of business units and negotiation with overseas factories.

Education: B.A. and M.B.A., Zicklin School of Business at Baruch College.

Interests: Spending time with his wife & children, cycling, and grooming his moustache.


Irwin Dayan Vice President of Business Development and Marketing

Phone: 917-332-8863

E-mail: id@hedayacapital.com

Anita Lakhaney

Anita Lakhaney Client Relationship Associate / Credit Processing

Phone: 212-233-0044 x5144

E-mail: elina@hedayacapital.com

Anita manages the day-to-day transactions on clients’ accounts, including providing time efficient responses to inquiries concerning customer credit approvals, borrowing base and availability, updates on business financing, and month-end reporting. Anita also assists with setting up new clients and provides systems training. Anita has been with Hedaya Capital since 2010, and has over 5 years of experience in financial services.

Education: M.S. in Commerce (Finance & Accounting), Bombay University in India.


Yana Osipova, ESQ

Legal, Due Diligence, and Documentation


Email: yana@hedayacapital.com

Bio: Yana has been with Hedaya Capital since 2017 and assists the team with due diligence and client onboarding. Her favorite part of her job is learning about the various businesses of Hedaya Capital’s new clients.

Education: B.A. from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and J.D. from Wayne State University Law School

Education: M.S. in Commerce (Finance & Accounting), Bombay University in India.

Syeda Ali

Syeda Ali Customer Service Specialist/Accounts Receivable Processing

Phone: 212-233-0044 x5150

E-mail: syeda@hedayacapital.com

Syeda responds to daily requests from clients, and processes assignments of accounts receivable. Her promptness and courtesy ensure that our clients’ requests are addressed quickly and to our clients’ satisfaction. Syeda has been with Hedaya Capital since 2010, and also assists with the company’s bookkeeping.

Education: B.A. in Economics, Baruch College.


David Hedaya Account Executive

Phone: 212-233-0044

E-mail: david@hedayacapital.com

Education: B.S. in Finance, NYU Stern School of Business